As of recent, hundreds of students and staff from two universities in the LA County have reportedly been quarantined for their exposure to measles, the latest resurgence of a highly contagious disease that was declared eliminated almost two decades ago. While there has yet to be any confirmed cases of measles in Orange County, please be on high alert as measles is highly contagious and potentially severe. For the safety of everyone in the community, kindly look at the information below for instructions on getting vaccinations and taking the next step if you suspect you or someone you know has contracted measles.

 

Orange County Health Care Agency issues alert for measles